Robeson Community College

Specialty Classes/Online Courses

Upcoming Classes:

Fire Instructor 1 (FIP3811/certification) RCC Emergency Services Training Center March 26, 27, 28, 2024. Class starts at 0800 hrs. each day. Pre-registration is required.

Fire Life Safety Educator 1 (FIP4630/certification) East Howellsville Fire Department April 13, 14, 20, and 21, 2024. Class starts at 0800 hrs. each day. Required textbook is Jones and Bartlett-Fire and Life Safety Educator: Principles and Practices Second Edition. (ISBN: 9781284041972)

Fire Instructor 2 (FIP3812/certification) RCC Emergency Services Training Center April 22, 23, 24, 25, 2024. Class starts at 0800 hrs. each day. Pre-registration is required.

Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Orientation (non-certification) This is a three-hour class available upon request. The presentation reviews electric and hybrid vehicles construction and emergency response.  Call the training center to schedule.


Online Classes (NEW)

The following online classes will be available starting January 3, 2024 and will end on February 16, 2024. These classes provide a total of 17 training hours.

Hazardous Materials Refresher (6 hour credit)

Blood Borne Pathogens (3 hours credit)

Hybrid Vehicles (8 hours credit)

These classes are presented in Moodle. You can access Moodle from Quick Links on the main college website page, Students have to pre-register for the course by using the pre-registration link on our page. Students will be notified once they are registered.  Student are required to use their RCC email. A link to those instructions is listed below. Courses will start the beginning of each quarter (January, April, July, and October).  Hazardous Materials Refresher and Blood Borne Pathogens Refresher classes are required training for all first responders. Hybrid and Electric Vehicles familiarizes the first responder with alternate fuel vehicles, which are becoming more common on the nation’s roadways.  All classes are designed as credits for yearly training objectives. 

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Industrial Fire Brigade Training

The Emergency Services Training Center provides industrial fire brigade training to our industry partners across Southeast North Carolina. In March of 2023, 93 employees with Chemours participated in live fire exercises at our facilities. Chemours, which is based in Bladen County, annually provides this training to their fire brigade members.  We are proud to partner with Chemours and encourage other industries in our area to give us a call for your training needs.